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 A couple taking a photograph with their health books after getting vaccinated in the Buenos Aires neighbourhood of Villa Crespo in Argentina. Photograph: EPA/Demian Alday Estevez

Argentina’s Covid-19 vaccination programme is facing a “very critical situation” because of delays in receiving vital second doses of the Sputnik V va(...)

MAORY (Multi-conjugate Adaptive Optics RelaY) will help compensate for the distortion of light caused by turbulence in the Earth’s atmosphere, which makes astronomical images blurry

The world’s largest telescope – the Extremely Large Telescope (ELT) – is under construction in Chile. When it captures its “first light”, sometime in (...)

Locked-down Dublin. Only Chile, Czech Republic, Iceland and Israel were expected to have a slower labour market rebound than the Republic. Photograph: iStock

The Irish labour market is not expected to recover from the pandemic until 2024 at the earliest, one of the slowest rebounds of any country, the Organ(...)

Protest against President Bolsonaro’s handling of the pandemic. Photograph: MIchael Dantas/AFP via Getty Images

In a week which saw Brazil set a new record for daily infections of Covid-19, the country’s far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro, stepped up his campai(...)

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring his team’s second goal during the Uefa Euro 2020 Group F win over Hungary in Budapest. Photo: Hugo Delgado/EPA

Cristiano Ronaldo is at it again. Last Monday, he fired in another two goals for Portugal in their opening pool game at the Euro 2020 finals. He refus(...)

A woman arrives to cast her vote at a polling station in northeast Peru. Photograph: Ernesto Benavides/AFP via Getty

Peru’s presidential election outcome was on a knife-edge on Monday, with conservative Keiko Fujimori clinging to a slender lead but socialist rival Pe(...)

Supporters of the Peruvian presidential candidate Pedro Castillo carry a big pencil, the symbol of the party,  Tacabamba, Cajamarca region, north east of Peru, on Friday. Photograph: Getty Images

Peruvians will pick a president on Sunday in an election that has divided the country by class and geography, with urban and higher-income citizens pr(...)

Bobby, Bravo and Angel with their handlers at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok. Photograph:  Adam Dean/The New York Times

Bobby was a good boy. So was Bravo. Angel was a good girl, and when she sat, furry hindquarters sliding a little on the tile floor, she raised a paw f(...)

EFO has just acquired Frog Mobility, which has an enterprise value of $15m

An American entrepreneur who relocated to Co Donegal last year after selling his start-up has established a new venture capital fund that is targeting(...)

Undated handout image issued by the Dark Energy Survey of a map showing areas of dark matter. Photograph: N Jeffrey/Dark Energy Survey collaboration/PA Wire

Researchers have created the largest ever map of dark matter, invisible material thought to account for 80 per cent of the total matter of the univers(...)

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